In the past few decades, the workplace in relation to women and their status have changed phenomenally. Women have opened up to new frontiers and developed aspirations and ambitions for self-employment, startup, and evolving through a business. The women whose role was in the past limited to or assumed to be limited to home, marriage, and children does not exist anymore.
In today’s date and time, women have adapted their responsibilities for the success of themselves and their enterprise along with its growth. What has led them to become what they esteemed is how own have learned to voice. They have acknowledged that its time they need to be heard like a leader and not a follower anymore. This began in the eighties where women pursued sophisticated education and technical knowledge. It started with women entering the family business, and now they are the family business.
When we talk about entrepreneurs in general, we usually talk about their skills and talent, creativity and innovation. However, when we refer to women entrepreneurs, despite being talented, skilled, and creative, there is a major part of themselves and the society that holds them to turn their ideas into reality. Thus, when we talk about successful women entrepreneurs in India, we must always know that they are fearless, competent, confident, dynamic, and of course without a doubt capable. These women entrepreneurs have changed the country as we knew it. this country where we live in only talked about how accomplished it was from a far away picture. But as you take a closer look, you will know that the reality is far worse than what we assume.
These women are no less at any level than anybody all around the globe. With their determination and amazing ideas which they have brought in the country. The result being, that today around 8 million women in Indian have started their own business and are running it like a BOSS in a true and literal sense. Not just this, but women also ruling the corporate world at various managerial positions which include 24 percent share in senior management positions and almost 10 percent of the formal enterprises are owned and managed by women in India.
The major sectors where the women are ruling like a PRO include Professional services, IT/IES services, Apparels, Accessories, Food and Beverages, Manufacturing and Heavy Industry and the major cities which have more prospering results include Bangalore, NCR Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, and Hyderabad.
Women are heading several industries as pioneers and Mavericks. They have ventured in discovering the relevance of the several ventures in almost every industry to discover the real meaning of life in themselves and by themselves. The trend they have brought is spectacular.
With so many names in limelight, it is impossible to cover all. However, Inventiva brings you the list of top successful women entrepreneurs in India along with the business or venture they are heading.
Lets Meet Them One By One
Kylie Jenner American reality television personality, model, entrepreneur, socialite, and social media personality
Neelam Dhawan Managing Director of Hewlett-Packard Enterprise India
Priya Paul Chairperson of Apeejay Surrendra Park Hotel
Ravina Raj Kohli Sony Entertainment Television
Aditi Gupta Founder Menstrupedia
Ajaita Shah founder and CEO Frontier Markets
Anjali Sahal Founder Of Cric Shots & Corporate Bytes
Anisha Singh Founder & CEO mydala.com
Anita Dongre founder House of Anita Dongre
Ankita Gaba Co-Founder SocialSamosa.com
Anu Acharya Founder Map My Genome
Anu Sridharan Co-founder of Next Drop
Anushka Sharma Co-founder Clean Slate Films
Ashwini Asokan Co-founder Mad Street Den
Chiki Sarkar Founder Juggernaut
Chitra Gurnani Daga Co-founder Thrillophilia
Debadutta Upadhyaya Co-founder Timesaverz Dotcom Private Limited
Ekta Kapoor JMD & Creative Director Balaji Telefilms.
Elsa Marie DSilva Founder & CEO SafeCity
Falguni Nayar Founder & CEO Nykaa
Garima Satija founder PoshVine
Gurleen Kaur CEO Hareepatti
Harpreet Kaur Co-founder Love 4 Apple
Hemalatha Annamalai Founder & CEO ,Ampere Vehicles Pvt Ltd
Indu Jain Chair Person, Times group.
Jaya Jha Co-founder at InstaScribePothi.com
Kanika Tekriwal FounderJetSetGo
Kashaf Shaikh Founder Dealivore
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Chairman & MD, Biocon Limited.
Lizzie Chapman Co-founder,ZestMoney
Manisha Raisinghani Co-founder & CTO LogiNext
Mira Kulkarni Chairman and managing director Mountain Valley Springs
Naina Lal Kidwai Former Group General manager & Country Head HSBC, India.
Naiyya Saggi CEO & Founder Baby Chakra
Namrata Singh Founder Dark Horse Network Media
Neeru Sharma Co-founder Infibeam.com
Neeta Lulla Neeta Lulla Fashions
Neetu Bhatia Co-founder & CEO, KyaZoonga
Neha Behani Co-Founder Moojic
Neha Juneja Co-founder Greenway Grameen
Nidhi Saxena owner Karmic Lifesciences
Padmaja Ruparel President Indian Angel Network
Pankhuri Shrivastava Co-founder & CMO GrabHouse
Pranshu Patni Culture Alley
Preeta Sukhtankar Founder, The Label Corp
Preetha Reddy director Apollo Hospitals.
Prukalpa Sankar Co-founder SocialCops
Radhika Chopra Founder Clive Road
Radhika Royco Chairperson and MD NDTV
Rashi Choudhary Co-founder LocalBanya.com
Rashi Narang Founder Heads Up For Tails
Rashmi Daga Founder FreshMenu
Rashmi Sinha SlideShare
Rati Shetty Co-founder BankBazaar
Revathi Kulkarni Roy Founder HeyDidi
Richa Kar Zivame
Sabina Chopra Founder Yatra.com
Sairee Chahal Fleximoms, Sheroes
Sakshi Tulsian Founder Posist
Shahnaz Husain Shahnaz Herbals Inc
Sheetal Mehta Walsh Shanti Life
Shilpa Sharma Co-founder Jaypore
Shubra Chaddha Chumbak
Shukla Bose Founder Parikrma Foundation
Sneha Raisoni Founder Tappu Ki Dukaan
Suchi Mukherjee Limeroad
Sulajja Firodia Motwani Vice Chair Person Kinetic Motors
Sunita Maheshwari Chief Dreamer Teleradiology Solutions (TRS) and RXDX speciality acute care clinics
Surabhi Dewra Founder MeraCareerGuide.com
Suruchi Wagh Founder and CEO Jombay.com
Swati Bhargava Co-founder CashKaro
Tithiya Sharma Founder & CEO Hope Monkey
Upasana Taku Co-founder MobiKwik
Valerie Wagoner Founder Zip Dial
Vandana Luthra VLCC Healthcare Ltd
Vani Kola Kalaari Capital
Zeenia Percy Master CEO Xenia Hospitality Solutions LLP
Zia Mody Co founder AZB & Partners